Located on the picturesque coast of North Yorkshire, Scarborough beckons with its timeless charm, rich history, and stunning coastal vistas. This beloved seaside town offers a perfect blend of traditional allure and modern attractions, making it an ideal destination for travellers of all ages. Scarborough's sandy beaches stretch as far as the eye can see, inviting visitors to bask in the sun, build sandcastles, or take a refreshing dip in the sparkling waters of the North Sea. The iconic Scarborough Castle, perched atop a dramatic cliff, offers panoramic views of the coastline and serves as a reminder of the town's ancient past. Whether you're looking for a coastal or countryside location we've got you covered. Our lodges and holiday parks in Scarborough offer something for everyone, from luxury to budget-friendly, with hot tubs or pet-friendly our lodges and holiday parks tick all the boxes.
Scarborough has been a firm holiday favourite for centuries. It is one of Britain's original seaside resorts, with its two sandy beaches, exciting attractions and a rich history just waiting to be explored. Situated on the Yorkshire Coast, it is home to the world's first purpose-built museum, The Rotunda, which tells the story of the natural history of the rich fossil finds that can be found in the area. With many traditional seaside attractions, and boat trips to Whitby to view the seals, dolphins and the vast array of sea birds that live in the area, there is something to entertain all members of the family.
The stained glass centre, open daily, year-round, has a showroom and exhibition area where you can take a fused glass class, or simply browse the shop and gardens and take a relaxing break in their tearoom. If you prefer to paint your pottery than make it, then head over to Mrs Pots' Pots, where you can pottery paint or build a bear. Perfect for families of any age or artistic ability to while away some time, especially if the weather is not being kind! Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Scarborough Harbour, where colourful fishing boats, charming cafes, and lively entertainment create a bustling scene.
Enjoy fresh seafood, stroll along the promenade, or explore the quaint shops and boutiques. Scarborough is also home to a range of family-friendly attractions, including the SEA LIFE Scarborough, offering an up-close encounter with marine creatures, and the Alpamare Water Park, providing thrilling water slides and relaxing pools. For those seeking a touch of culture, Scarborough offers theatres, art galleries, and museums that showcase its rich heritage and creative spirit.
The North Yorkshire Waterpark is home to one of the largest natural lakes in North Yorkshire. Spanning 250 hectares it offers a wide range of fun-filled activities for the whole family. Or head over to Peasholm Park where you can find an oriental-themed park where streams, waterfalls, mini bridges and mystical gardens. Hire a boat in the summer and peddle or paddle your way around the vast lake. There is also a putting green, a bandstand which hosts Sunday afternoon band concerts and in August a firework spectacular concert. Don't forget your peanuts for the many tame grey squirrels that live here!